Karaoke is so fun. It is a great tool that both teachers and students enjoy. You may have karaoke both with your young students as well as with adults.
A video of Susan Philipsz commenting on her sound sculpture "Lowlands Away" is now available at
Once in a while I begin a lesson in a primary classroom with teachig a simple poem. It's done for the sake of the developing proper pronunciation and intonation patterns.
As the sounds of Russian differ from the sounds of the English language, it's highly important for our students not only to learn how to pronounce them correctly, but also to learn
When I started out working with young learners the one thing that was difficult for me to figure out is how much noise is too much noise.
I would love to share some websites which are great resources for our students:
Dear fellow bloggers,
Would you like to hear your students read a